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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Air Force Gen. Richard B. Myers, chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, conduct a DoD news briefing at 1:45 p.m. EST in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781.
A senior defense official will conduct a background brief on Human Shields at 2:30 p.m. in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.



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02/19/2003
NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVE MOBILIZED AS OF FEBRUARY 19, 2003 This week the Army, Navy, and Marine Corps each announce an increase of reservists on active duty in support of the partial mobilization. The Air Force reports no change. The net collective result is 1,096 more reservists than last week.

The total number currently reserve personnel on...



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